Miles Davis At Newport 1955-1975: The Bootleg Series Vol. 4 Scheduled For Release July 17, 2015
Miles Davis' 20-year association as an artist at impresario George Wein's renowned Newport Jazz Festival is a thriving tradition that will be celebrated with the release of MILES DAVIS AT NEWPORT 1955-1975: THE BOOTLEG SERIES VOL. 4. The four-CD box set, comprised of live performances by Miles' stellar ...
Thelonious Monk 'Complete Riverside Recordings' Coming From Concord On May 19, 2015
Concord Music Group is pleased to announce the reissue of its GRAMMY® Award-winning Thelonious Monk anthology, The Complete Riverside Recordings. Due out May 19, 2015 on the Riverside imprint, The Complete Riverside Recordings will be back on the market in new, sleek and compact packaging.
Soundbrush Records Congratulates Its Label Artist, Carol Fredette, On Her 2015 Bistro Award
Carol is a consummate artist, a great jazz singer who sings every song from the depths.
Soundbrush Records congratulates its label artist, , as she was honored with the 2015 Bistro Award for Ongoing Jazz Artistry. The veteran jazz vocalist joins the ranks of prominent artists who receive the Bistro ...
Featured This Week On The Jazz Network Worldwide: Vocalist, Amanda Cohen Premieres Her New CD "A New Standard"
Amanda Cohen is not a newcomer to the bright lights of worldwide concert stages. Her new CD "A New Standard" is a cross-over project that she has dreamt about for years and its unveiling is an exciting musical adventure. Cohen brings forth the magic by crooning and belting timeless classic standards ...
Harlem School Of The Arts And Jazzmobile Join Forces For Their 50th Anniversaries
"King" Solomon Hicks; HSA Students, Gabrielle Garo, Matthew Whitaker, Dominique Gervais
Harlem School of the Arts (HSA) and Jazzmobile will join forces to present an inaugural event on Monday, May 4, 2015 at 10:00am: "TURN UP ...This is Jazz!," a dynamic jazz music lecture demonstration and performance ...
South Florida Jazz Presents Cecile McLorin Salvant In Concert On May 9, 2015
South Florida JAZZ, the area's premier modern jazz organization, is thrilled to present Cécile McLorin Salvant on Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 8:00 PM. This concert will take place at the Rose & Alfred Miniaci Performing Arts Center on the Nova Southeastern University campus, 3100 Ray Ferrero, Jr Blvd, ...
Noon Orleanz Drops New Single "Having A Party" With Brass Band Eric Gordon & The Lazy Boys
As the first weekend of the New Orleans Jazz & Heitage Festival comes to an end Noon Orleanz decided to give us a jazzy surprise. The new single entitled "Having A Party" composed by Eric Gordon will definately to take you to the heart of New Orleans with the brass band blowing dancing melodies as Noon ...
With Acclaimed Musician Jamie Cullum At The Helm, St. Regis Hotels & Resorts Launches 'Jazz Legends At St. Regis' Series
From The St. Regis Washington, DC., Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HOT) is delighted to kick off the 'Jazz Legends at St. Regis' series, an intimate set of jazz performances scheduled to take place at St. Regis properties around the world. The series will celebrate contemporary jazz as well as ...
Two Cities, Two Bands KSO Studio Orchestra Offers A Retrospective Look At Two Iconic Jazz-Rock Bands Blood Sweat & Tears And Chicago
The KSO Boogie Band:
"Everyone is in for quite a nostalgic and incredibly musical trip." - KSO Music Director, James Cassidy.
"What goes up, must come down. Spinning wheel got to go round."
"Sitting crossed-legged on the floor, twenty-five or six to four."
A Millennial might ask: What is ...
"Simply Jazzy Wednesdays" At Duane Martin And Tisha Campbell's Xen Lounge Celebrates Grammy Nominated Musician, Johnny Britt's Birthday
Iconic actor and comedian, Duane Martin, along with his wife, triple threat, Tisha Campbell-Martin are thrilled to announce their partnership with Kenneth Richards and entertainment consultant, Craig Nobles to bring an epic night of live Jazz, mouthwatering food and a classy crowd to Los Angeles every ...
Bobby McFerrin To Headline The Duke Ellington School Of The Arts 8th Annual Performance Series Of Legends Benefit Concert
The is excited to announce that 10-time Grammy award winner Bobby McFerrin will headline Duke Ellington School of the Arts' 8th annual Performance Series of Legends benefit concert on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 7:30pm at the Warner Theatre.
Multi-faceted and multi-talented Bobby McFerrin has blurred ...
Isabel Rose Promises "Cheeky, Transformative" Concert At Joe's Pub On May 12; "Come As You Are" Will Feature Special Guest Paige Turner
In advance of Isabel Rose's 'truly cheeky, truly transformative' "Come As You Are" concert, with special guest Paige Turner, here's a streaming link to one of the tracks the singer is expected to perform at the 5/12 Joe's Pub show- https://soundcloud.com/isabelrosemusic/01-lot-of-livin-to-do
Curacao Brings Outstanding Lineup To Upcoming Jazz Festivals
The tiny, yet bustling island of Curaçao, located in the Southern Caribbean, shares its latest music news and events:
• International BlueSeas Festival
Following the success of the renowned Curaçao North Sea Jazz Festival, the island will host its inaugural Curaçao International BlueSeas ...
Dee Dee's Feathers Featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater, Irvin Mayfield & The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra
Dee Dee's Feathers, a journey through the history of New Orleans as told through song and the collaboration of Dee Dee Bridgewater, Irvin Mayfield & The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra (NOJO), is set for release August 11th, 2015, via OKeh/Sony Music/DDB Records. Recorded at New Orleans' Esplanade Studios, ...
Sinatra 100th Birthday Celebration To Take Place In South Jersey
Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. will co-headline a very special "Centennial Salute To Sinatra and Billie Holiday" Friday night May 1st at the Scottish Rite Auditorium in Collingswood, NJ, in suburban Philadelphia. The one-night-only concert event will feature several of the world's most popular young artists ...
Michal Menert Releases New Electro-Soul Album 'Space Jazz'
Michal MEnert is dubbed by fans and the press as 'the godfather of electro-soul' and has gained international repport as electronic music artist and producer. His latest release, Space Jazz, is a standing testament to it's creator's musical prowess and ability to seamlessly incorporate a variety of ...
Terence Blanchard Announces New Album 'Breathless' May 26, 2015
Multiple Grammy-winning trumpeter and composer Terence Blanchard is set to release his new album Breathless May 26 on Blue Note Records. With his new quintet, The E-Collective, Blanchard journeys into an exciting zone of grooved fusion teeming with funk, R&B and blues colors. The album is a statement ...
Jazz Vocalist Ellen Johnson's Bold New Recording Form & Formless Explores Duality In Creative Improvisation
"So much of life, like music, is the art of listening and responding," said west coast vocalist Ellen Johnson about her conceptual new recording, Form & formless, slated for release by Vocal Visions Records on June 9, 2015. Most singers are not comfortable with having to create a song on the spot, out ...
Cassandra Wilson's Billie Holiday Homage 'Coming Forth By Day' - #1 Jazz Record
Cassandra Wilson's otherworldly homage to Billie Holiday, 'Coming Forth By Day' (Legacy Recordings), has opened at #1 on the Billboard Jazz chart. The record, released last week on Billie's 100th birthday, is receiving some of the best reviews of Wilson's career from NPR Music, USA Today, New York Times, ...
Right On! DW3's "Truth" Is Spreading Fast
A twelve-song set of smooth old school soul strewn with modern day sensibilities, retro R&B vocal group DW3's just released sophomore disc, "Vintage Truth," is letting the music be its guide to the top of Billboard's Most Added and New & Active singles charts thanks to their spirited harmony, rhythm ...
The Outcat Paul Knopf Displays His Spirituality On His New Piano Jazz Album
Piano Jazz Veteran and host of the Outcat Show Podcast, Paul Knopf is gearing up for the release of his Christian Piano Jazz album titled "Through It All." The exotic piano jazz album is an instrumental jazz interpretation of various popular Christian hymns. "Through It All," by The Outcat Paul Knopf ...
The Bitter End Will Host Sim Shalom's Jazz High Holiday Services: A Joyous Holiday Musical Tradition Continues
The Sim Shalom Online Synagogue will celebrate the High Holidays with a series of sacred and jazz-inflected services at The Bitter End- the iconic music and entertainment venue in Greenwich Village.
"Combining worship and performance at The Bitter End is a marvelous opportunity for us," said Rabbi ...
Impression Cymbals Partners With Made In New York Jazz Competition
Impression Cymbals have a reputation for superior quality and are used by studio and performing musicians around the world.
More companies are announcing the partnership with the fastest growing International, jazz competition, Made In New York Jazz Competition. Among recently added sponsors is ...
Toyface Ready For New Album: 'Follow The Rules Of The Trainwreck'
Having been described by a fellow artist as 'like Laura Marling crossed with Billie Holiday', Bristol based duo Tamsyn and James, aka Toyface, are a mouth watering proposition for music fans. With a varied collection of 11 songs making up their debut album, the pair have blended an eclectic range of ...
Jazz/Fusion Guitarist Ron Bosse Releases His Brand New Music Video "Afterburner"
Jazz/fusion guitarist Ron Bosse has released his brand new music video for "Afterburner", the first single from his upcoming solo album. To view the video, visit his YouTube channel.
The original track was written in September, 2014 by Bosse & features many of his diverse musical influences which ...
The Iridium Launches Two New Series; Vernon Reid Presents Soul Guitar Sundays To Kick Off April 12 With "Captain" Kirk Douglas Of The Roots
Blue Door 1650 Offers Late-Night Sets For Only $5
Deemed a "guitar shrine" by The New York Times, and known around the world as The Home of Les Paul, The Iridium is looking to the future this Spring with the announcement of two new series that will welcome an exciting new class of musicians into the ...
Cassandra Wilson's New Album 'Coming Forth By Day' Out Today On Billie Holiday's 100th Birthday
Cassandra Wilson's otherworldly homage to Billie Holiday, Coming Forth By Day (Legacy Recordings) is out today, what would have been the singer's 100th birthday, and it's receiving raves from the New York Times, NPR Music, USA Today, New Yorker and more. Boston Globe says Coming Forth By Day is "the ...
The Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors Perform At The Kennedy Center's Terrace Theater On April 24, 2015
Berklee College of Music presents the Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors, in a program featuring the members' original compositions, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. on April 24. The quintet is composed of students attending the Berklee Global Jazz Institute (BGJI). ...
Apollo Theater Announces Multi-Year Partnership With Renowned Jazz Musician Irvin Mayfield And The New Orleans Jazz Orchestra
The Apollo Theater announced its new artistic partnership with renowned jazz musician Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, which will include a range of major contemporary annual themed events and programs that will celebrate the origins of jazz, the continued innovations within the genre ...
The City Of Miami Gardens' 10th Annual Jazz In The Gardens Music Festival Breaks Records With 73,000 In Attendance
More than 73,000 attended the Jazz in the Gardens (JITG) music festival last weekend as the City of Miami Gardens celebrated the festival's 10th anniversary March 21 and 22. Approximately 42,000 festival-goers attended Saturday's show, the first sold-out day in the history of the event. A-list musical ...